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Keep the leaves clean by wiping with a damp cloth.
Plants can eventually become overcrowded in a pot. To give them more room to grow and help refresh the clump, you can divide and separate the plants (yay, more plants for you!). To do this, remove the plant from the pot and using a sharp clean knife, cut the plant into manageable sections.
Stromanthe thrive in bathrooms as they love the humid environments.
If your leaf colour starts to dull, try placing your plant in an area that receives a bit more light (ensuring its still filtered). The increased light can bring out the vivid colour in the leaves.
Avoid overwatering as they don’t appreciate having wet feet.
Our favourite Stromanthes include:
Stromanthe sanguinea – with its upright deep green leaves and burgundy backing, this variety really pops in a light pot that shows off its true beauty!
Stromanthe sanguinea ‘Tricolour’ – A highly sought after variety that will brighten up any room of the house. The deep green leaves are broken up with white or pink variegations, depending on the individual plant